+ WHAT IS THE LOVE LOUDER ART BENEFIT?
The Love Louder Art Benefit will raise funds for the Encircle LGBTQ+ Family & Youth Resource Centers and connect Encircle to the local, state and national community through the celebration of visual arts. In 2017, the Love Louder Art Sale raised approximately $30,000 to benefit Encircle. These funds helped to create enriching programming that supports youth and families in Utah and beyond.
+ WHEN IS THE LOVE LOUDER ART BENEFIT?
The art sale will be held on January 18-19th at both Encircle Provo and Salt Lake City. Exact dates and times of the sale will be announced soon.
+ WHO CAN SUBMIT ART TO BE SOLD?
The Love Louder Art Benefit is open to all individuals of any age or background, including professional and amateur artists. Apply here.
+ WHAT ARE THE ART SUBMISSION GUIDELINES?
Artwork information must be submitted online by Nov 30th. All submission guidelines can be found here.
+ WHAT IS AN ENCIRCLE HONORED ARTIST?
A minimum of 40% of the sale price of each piece will be maintained by Encircle as a donation from the artist. Artists who choose to donate 50% or more will be highlighted on the Encircle website as an Honored Artist with a link to their artist pages.
+ WHEN WILL ARTWORK COLLECTION TAKE PLACE?
Art work collection will be on Dec 15th - Jan 4th
+ I'M A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT - HOW CAN I ENTER THE IGNITE JURIED ART COMPETITION?
In addition to the Love Louder Art Benefit, Encircle is sponsoring the IGNITE Youth Juried Art Competition for high school (grades 9-12) students. Eligible artists may enter both the Love Louder Art Benefit as well as the IGNITE competition. More information on the IGNITE Juried Art Competition can be found here.
+ CAN MY ART BE PERMANENTLY DISPLAYED IN ENCIRCLE SLC?
We are seeking artwork to display through long-term loan at the new Encircle Salt Lake City home. If you are interested in loaning a piece to decorate the home, please contact Lindsay Butrum at [email protected].
ignite Youth juried art competition
Deadline December 15, 2018
The IGNITE LGBTQ+ Youth Summit, gathers together Utah’s LGBTQ+ youth, young adults and allies to build community, foster individuality, and IGNITE their confidence for the future.
As a part of the 2018 IGNITE Summit, Love Louder is sponsoring a juried art competition for high school students (grades 9-12). Selected artwork will be on display as a part of the Love Louder Art Benefit January 18-19, 2018.
100% TO ENCIRCLE PROGRAMS
DONATIONS FROM ART SALES GO DIRECTLY TO ENCIRCLE PROGRAMS
OUR PROGRAMS SUPPORT LGBTQ+ YOUTH AND THEIR FAMILIES THROUGHOUT UTAH
2018-19 Honored Artists & Donors
The artists and donors below are donating 50% or more of the sale price of their Love Louder artwork to Encircle LGBTQ+ Family & Youth Resource Center. Their artwork will be on sale as a part of the Love Louder Art Benefit January 18-19.
LOVE LOUDER Honored Artists
Click on the images to learn more about some of these artists.